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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 59

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Dr. Weiss' Experience


  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Dacryocystectomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eyelid Reconstruction Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Dacryoadenitis
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Visual Field Defects

Background Check for Dr. Weiss

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Illinois.

1 Sanction

  • Professional Misconduct  (5/6/2014)
  • Action Taken: Summary Suspension
  • Summary: Weiss, Robert A MD: License # 036081734: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has been arrested and charged with unauthorized videotaping staff members at two practice locations. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has placed the physician’s license on SUMMARY SUPENSION for unprofessional and immoral conduct.
  • State: Illinois

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education & Training

Medical School

Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
Graduated in 1982

Internship Hospital

Cook Co Hospital
Complete in 1983

Residency Hospital

The New York Presbyterian Cornell Med Center
Complete in 1986

Fellowship Hospital

Emory University Hospital
Complete in 1987
The New York Hospital Cornell Med Center
Complete in 1987

Languages Spoken by Dr. Weiss & Staff

  • English
  • Polish

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